Author Archives: Ali Aftab Saeed


Ali Aftab Saeed

Thou shalt not play

Who should have, or not have, a say in Muhammad Amir’s case?   I just pray to God that the whole Amir-should-or-shouldn’t-play-in-PSL drama gets over soon. PCB is shamelessly feeding to news


Ali Aftab Saeed

Of here and there

 It’s hot enough without all the scandals I don’t perform for free but I did a couple of free shows last week because I was craving to be on stage and because


Ali Aftab Saeed

The concept paper

And a do it yourself guide, just for you You will find that people who work for TV channels are always praying for more channels to open up. That’s mainly because it


Ali Aftab Saeed

Panj Taara

On current issues and other heart-warming subjects I would like to say that my articles are a result of weeks and weeks of reading and critical thinking, but my modesty won’t allow


Ali Aftab Saeed

The Professor

You shouldn’t be in the team so let’s make you captain I have a strong feeling that we will regret this decision of handing the T20 captaincy over to Mohammad Hafeez. As


Ali Aftab Saeed

No dearth of mirth

It would be sad if it wasn’t funny A sense of humour, like philosophy, may not suffice to avert difficulties that befall individuals and nations, but it can go a long way


Ali Aftab Saeed

Electoral dynamics

Media punditry has no relation to ground realities There is this perception that our media has transformed Pakistan; that it has raised the political consciousness among the general public (which I somewhat


Ali Aftab Saeed

Speed, Service, Safety

Pakistan Railways is dead; long live Pakistan Railways! In my article On Extentions, dated March 27, I wrote: “Saeed Akhtar has been given an extension as GM Railways. He has the reputation


Ali Aftab Saeed

If the ISI were to stop…

Ke khushi se mar na jaate, agar aetbaar hota General Zaheerul Islam, the newly appointed DG ISI, solemnly assures us that the political wing of ISI has been closed down, stopping army’s


Ali Aftab Saeed

On extensions

In Pakistan, old soldiers just don’t fade away Haroon-ur-Rasheed recently in a newspaper article fantasised about Imran Khan’s great relationship with General Kayani after becoming Prime Minister in 2013. According to Hamid

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